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February 10


  • Originalist Perspectives on Courts of Equity

    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

    From where do American courts derive their equitable powers? Professor Owen Gallogly has explored the constitutional source of equity in a new paper, and he will discuss his findings with Professor Henry Smith, the king of equity. Lunch will be served, and all are welcome.
  • Climate Change and Health: A Health Policy and Bioethics Consortium

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    As one of the largest economic sectors globally, health care represents nearly 10% of GDP spending across O.E.C.D. countries. This significant activity produces an estimated 5-10% of global greenhouse gases, presenting opportunities to directly reduce this impact through changes to energy supply, waste, purchasing, and care models. Equally important, health…
  • Activist Survivor Movement After the Bhopal Gas Tragedy

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Harvard Law School student Apoorva Dixit discusses the Bhopal gas tragedy and her podcast series aimed to uplift the voices of the victims of ‘the world’s worst industrial disaster.’…
  • Skadden Sponsored Coffee at OCS

    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.
  • HLSCF: Practitioner Panel

    5:45 pm - 7:15 pm

    Please join us this Friday to hear from a panel of Christian practitioners about how their faith has shaped their legal work. We are so excited to welcome George B. Raine, Jennifer S. Ewing, and John Wang from Ropes & Gray and Geoffrey M. Raux from Foley & Lardner. We will have delicious food from Nirvana…

February 11


  • APALSA Annual Conference

    All day

    The 29th Harvard APALSA Conference will take place in person at Harvard Law School on Saturday, February 11, 2023. Our theme this year is “Belonging”—for AAPIs belonging in American society, for us as AAPIs belonging with one another, and for finding belonging within ourselves as we navigate our own multiple identities. We…
  • Lambda’s Career Conference

    8:30 am - 3:00 pm

    We’re excited to announce HLS Lambda’s first ever career conference on Saturday, February 11th! This event is open to HLS Lambda members only.  It features both private and public interest employers, who will speak about their substantive practice areas and their experiences navigating the legal profession as queer attorneys.  Breakfast…
  • Journal of Law and Technology (JOLT) Spring Subcite

    February 11, 2023, 9:00 am – February 12, 2023, 5:00 pm

    Join JOLT, the top-ranked law & technology journal! JOLT isn’t just for those with science backgrounds or those interested in practicing patent law. This issue, we’re publishing pieces discussing a vast range of issues, including consumer consent in digital markets, cyberattacks, and the privacy risks of large language models. More…
  • Conversation with Julie Fink (Kaplan Hecker & Fink) – Open to all students

    9:30 am - 10:30 am

    HLS Lambda invites all HLS affiliates to an event with Julie Fink of Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP (bio linked here).  Ms. Fink will speak on how she developed her litigation career, the work she does now at Kaplan Hecker & Fink, and her experience as a queer attorney in…
  • Conversation with John Quinn (Kaplan Hecker & Fink) – Open to all students

    9:30 am - 10:30 am

    HLS Lambda invites all HLS affiliates to an event with John Quinn of Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP (bio linked here).  Mr. Quinn will speak on how he developed his litigation career, the work he does now at Kaplan Hecker & Fink (especially leading the recent challenge to the Florida…

February 13


  • Glacier Northwest: SCOTUS and the Future of Union Strike Power

    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

    In Glacier Northwest, Inc. v. International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the Supreme Court is considering whether to fundamentally limit union strike power. Join us for a conversation with Ben Berger, a Senior Associate at Barnard Iglitzin & Lavitt, and Professor David Rosenberg, regarding the Teamsters’ strategy in the case and how…
  • Researching Firms for EIP Workshops

    12:20 pm - 1:20 pm

    Are you unsure how to differentiate the hundreds of firms, multiple geographic markets, and various practice areas in Big Law? Would you like to learn how to research firms using HLS resources in order to determine which firms you would like to target for Preview and EIP? Join OCS peer…
  • The Law, Operation, and Business of Cybersecurity

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Please join HALB for a systemic conversation on careers and trends in cyber risk management. Joining the panel will be Marine Corps veteran and Gibson Dunn Partner Stephanie Gosnell Handler as well as Navy Veteran and McKinsey & Co. Partner Marc A. Sorel for a conversation about the future of…
  • HLS Housing RA Info Lunch

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Help make Harvard Home! Interested in joining the Resident Advisor team for the 2023-2024 year? Join us for an informational lunch to hear more about the experience and application process on 2/13 from 12:30-1:15. More info below: Are you interested in becoming a Resident Advisor (RA) in the HLS Residence…
  • Meet the Judge: Hon. John Shepard Wiley Jr. – California Court of Appeal

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Hear from Justice Wiley about his background and work and then have the opportunity to ask questions in a face-to-face, small group Zoom setting. Limited to fifteen attendees, who consent through their registration to the program being recorded.  Alumni are welcome as well as current students. Justice Wiley clerked…
  • Law Teaching Colloquium – The Contemporary U.S. Law Teaching Market

    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    I. Glenn Cohen, James A. Attwood and Leslie Williams Professor of Law and Deputy Dean
    Susannah Barton Tobin, Ezra Ripley Thayer Senior Lecturer on Law and Assistant Dean for Academic Career Advising Curious about what the law teaching market is like in the U.S.? This session of…
  • HLS Beyond Presents: The Art of Listening, Asking, & Storytelling for Advocacy & Beyond (A 3-Part Series)

    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    Session 2: Shaping Stories through Listening and Sharing – We tell stories all the time – whether we are trying to make friends, find jobs, or entertain ourselves – but how often do we really listen? Oral historian and documentary filmmaker, Andre Perez, will lead the  follow-up to the  Storytelling &
  • Harvard Law Couples & Family Association – Valentine’s Extravaganza

    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Join HLCFA and DOS on February 13 from 4-6pm in Lewis 200 for V-Day themed activities for adults and kids, dinner and treats, movies, crafts and more. RSVP Here! 
  • Debevoise & Plimpton 1L Reception

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.

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February 16


  • Foley Hoag Attorney Office Hours at OCS

    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.
  • Litigation at the International Court of Justice

    11:40 am - 1:10 pm

    Event Description: The International Court of Justice is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, responsible for adjudicating international legal disputes between States on a wide range of matters relating to human rights, maritime boundaries, diplomatic immunity, terrorism financing, territorial sovereignty, international aviation, and much more. Despite its role…
  • Türkiye + Syria Humanitarian Support Lunch

    12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

    MENALSA will host a lunch to raise awareness around the tragedy in Türkiye and Syria, and encourage students to donate to humanitarian organizations on the ground in affected areas, sharing trusted places to donate.
  • Play Video Games with the Video Game Law Association!

    12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

    Join the Video Game Law Association for a fun, competitive lunch break featuring Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros, and Mario Party. Food will be served!…
  • Black Catholics on the Path to Canonization: A Celebration and Prayer

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Six Black American leaders have been designated candidates for sainthood in the Catholic church. During this Black History Month, we celebrate the lives and honor the selfless works of these Black American leaders, as we also explore their current track towards canonization. Along the way, we will offer intercessory prayers…
  • Deprogramming 1L: Why everything you learned about contracts is wrong and how it could be taught differently

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Join us Thursday, February 16th, from 12:30 – 1:30 for a discussion of contracts from an LPE perspective. For some background info, check out the (very short) “assigned” reading: Noah Zatz, The Public Law of Private Promising: LPE 101 for Contracts And for suggested further readings: Sanjukta Paul, Labor Relations…
  • JSEL x CSEL Lunch Social

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Join the Harvard Journal of Sports and Entertainment Law and the Harvard Committee on Sports and Entertainment Law for a lunch social on February 16th in WCC 1015.
  • Intro to Big Law Lunch Panel

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Please join First Class for a lunch panel with several Big Law attorneys representing the following firms: Paul, Weiss; Schulte, Roth & Zabel; and Simpson Thacher. This panel is designed to give students an overview of working in Big Law, including the considerations you should take into account when preparing…
  • HLEP – Latham’s Emerging Companies Practice

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Attorney’s from Latham and Watkins will discuss and answer questions on the firm’s emerging companies practice!…
  • Mastering Money w/ Norm Champ

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


    What is your relationship to money? Are you a saver or a spender? Do you think and plan for the future or look away, thinking you’ll get to it later? Have you ever made or followed a budget? HLS Beyond has invited Norm Champ (JD ‘89), partner at…
  • Chat with Peter Tzeng

    1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

    Peter Tzeng (Foley Hoag LLP) exclusively advises and represents countries (sovereign States) on matters of international law and international organizations. He regularly litigates cases before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), where he previously clerked. A recipient of the Diploma of The Hague Academy of International Law and a graduate…
  • Skadden 1L Reception

    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.